Mount Wellington at 1'271 metres rises over Tasmania’s capital city of Hobart. There is a narrow road to the summit of about 22 kilometres travel from the city. It is famous for its views over the city below and the surrounding area.
Tasmania 1899, Mt. Wellington.
Tasmania 1899, Mt. Wellington and Hobart Town.
Australia 1953, Sullivan Cove, Hobart Town.
Mt. Wellington in the background.
Mt. Wellington and Hobart Town (view from Kangaroo Point).
Painting of John Glover (1767-1849).
The stamp was issued in the series "Bicentenary of Settlement of Hobart Tasmania".